1. Cardiology
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Message From the Director

At the Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital, our mission is to provide expert and compassionate clinical care, education, and research.

We attract talented cardiologists to provide top-notch specialty care and dedicated researchers who are eager to advance the understanding of cardiovascular disease and develop breakthrough therapies. Our team fosters an environment where physicians and scientists collaborate across disciplines to pursue novel techniques in prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. We strive to provide exceptional training to equip the next generation of leaders in cardiology and cardiovascular surgery. Talented fellows will find robust general cardiology and subspecialty programs utilizing dynamic curricula, diverse clinical experiences, and mentoring from renowned faculty.

Our patients can expect multidisciplinary, evidence-based cardiovascular care delivered with a patient-first approach. We offer convenient access to top experts across every specialty including cardiac imaging, interventional cardiology, electrophysiology, heart failure, preventive cardiology, and more.

Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, led this division from 2006 to 2022, and today the Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital is ranked the No. 1 program in New York and No. 4 nationwide for Cardiology and Heart Surgery by U.S. News & World Report for 2023-2024, and No. 1 in New York and No. 4 globally by Newsweek for 2023-2024. I am committed to continuing Dr. Fuster's outstanding legacy while pursuing an ambitious vision that elevates the Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital to new levels of excellence.

Deepak L. Bhatt, MD, MPH, MBA
Director, Mount Sinai Fuster Heart Hospital
Dr. Valentin Fuster Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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